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Service of ‘Praise and Thanksgiving’ set for Thursday

THANKSGIVING SERVICE – The Grand Bahama Christian Council announced plans for a Prayer, Praise and Thanksgiving service that is set to take place on Thursday, September 21 at the Church of God of Prophecy Community at Heart, Tabernacle on Coral Road. Pictured from left are First Vice President, Rev. Robert Lockhart, Calvary Temple; President Rev. Peter Pinder, Zion Baptist Church and Second Vice President, Apostle Anthony Grant, Agape House.

Grand Bahama Christian Council (GBCC) president, Rev. Peter Pinder invites the community at large to attend a National Prayer, Praise and Thanksgiving Service at the Church of God of Prophecy, Coral Road beginning 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, September 21, 2017. Coordinated to give God praise for His merciful goodness prior to, during and in the…
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Freeport Bible Church set to host 7th Annual Business Symposium

BUSINESS SYMPOSIUM – The officers and members of Freeport Bible Church announced plans for their Seventh Annual Business Symposium that will take place this Thursday, September 21 under the theme, “Maximizing Your Business by Developing the Leader in You.” Guest speakers for the event are Minister of State for Grand Bahama, Kwasi Thompson and Franklyn Butler II, Chairman of Milo Butler Group. Pictured from left are Anton Brookes, Donna Laing-Jones, Carol Roache, senior pastor; Dominic Roache and Keisha Dean.

The Business Owners Network (BON) of the Freeport Bible Church (FBC) is pleased to announce that its Seventh Annual Business Symposium will be held this coming Thursday at 7:00 p.m. in the church’s Fellowship Hall. Always a well attended event, the business symposium is geared toward attracting budding entrepreneurs, business owners and others interested in…
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Juvenile, two females among suspects charged with shop-breaking and stealing

SHOPBREAKERS ARRAIGNED – Kizzy Thompson were among several persons, including a juvenile who were hauled before the courts on Monday, September 18, where they were arraigned on charges of shop-breaking and receiving.

A male male juvenile and two adult females were among a number of suspects hauled before the court yesterday, where they had a laundry list of Shop-breaking and Stealing charges levied against them. Law enforcement officers escorted the suspects into the Freeport Magistrate Court, Monday (September 18) morning to appear before Rengin Johnson and learn…
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‘The Native Cowboy’ Jack Parker rode off in style

LOCAL MUSICIAN, POET, LYRICIST LEGEND – Jackson ‘Jack’ Parker, aka ‘Native Cowboy’ was a true local musician, poet and lyricist legend in his own right.

After months of battling a critical illness, popular song writer, poet, musician and entertainer, Jackson L. Parker, better known as “Jack” or “Native Cowboy,” life was celebrated during his home-going service on Saturday, September 16 at Jubilee Cathedral. President of Creative Works, Peter Adderley, who attended the service, noted the many in attendance and moving…
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